CH=Cranberry House,  HLH=Heliker-LaHotan Foundation
JULY 2009

Events of import to Great Cranberry Island (updated 3 Aug 2009)

Sophie & Matilda's Farm Stand, Thursday afternoons and Saturday mornings
Children's Story Hour: every Wed, 10:30 am @ Library
Tennis Lessons: every Mon Wed & Fri, 9 am (beginners), 10 am (advanced)

Church Services with Rev. Renita Banks, Sundays, 10:30 am; Coffee hour to follow

1 July Wed Mountain & Folk Music by Mel Jones & Randy Gardner: open jam session 4pm, concert 5 pm @ CH
2 July Thu HLH Artist Talk by Susan Demchak, 5 pm @ CH
3 July Fri Opening of Historical Museum Shipbuilding Exhibit: reception 4 pm, talk by Ralph Stanley 5 pm @ CH
4 July Sat Annual July 4th Party, bring dish to share. Utensils, lemonade, coffee, grills provided. 1 pm @ Ruth's lawn
Movie Matinee, 3 pm @ CH (note special delayed time to attend Ruth's party)
Movie, 7 pm @ CH (note special early time to allow later viewing of fireworks)
5 July Sun Wini Smart & Fred Quackenbush Reception with music by Audrey Noether, 12 noon @ CH
Art Exhibit by Gretchen Westphal opens (running through July 17), 5 pm @ Library
6 July Mon HLH Artist Talk by Joseph Norman, 3 pm @ Islesford Neighborhood House
7 July Tue Movie, 8 pm @ CH
8 July Wed Watercolor Class with Helen Bertles, 10:30 am @ CH
Public Hearing on Winter Transport Options presented by the Transportation Committee, 4:30 pm @ CH
Poetry Reading with Sam King, to kick off her poetry class this Friday, 7:30 pm @ CH
9 July Thu Drawing Class with Wini Smart, 10:30 am @ CH
HLH Open Studio, 4 pm @ Heliker-LaHotan Foundation
10 July Fri Poetry Class with Sam King, 2 pm @ CH
11 July Sat Movie Matinee, 2 pm @ CH
Movie, 8 pm @ CH
13 July Mon GCIHS Board Meeting, 4 pm @ CH
14 July Tue Library Board Meeting, 8:30 am @ Library
Movie, 8 pm @ CH
15 July Wed Watercolor Class with Helen Bertles, 10:30 am @ CH
Concert by Audrey Noether and Friends, 7 pm @ CH
16 July Thu Drawing Class with Wini Smart, 10:30 am @ CH
FREE Matting & Framing Class with Wini Smart, 1:30 pm @ CH
Futures Group meeting, 4 pm @ Community Center
17 July Fri Poetry Class with Sam King, 2 pm @ CH
18 July Sat Digital Photography (taking photos) with Geoff Wadsworth, 10 am @ CH
3rd Annual Great Cranberry Ultra Marathon, 11 am @ Ballfield by Church, followed by lobster bake
Digital Photography (developing photos) with Bruce Komusin, 2:30 pm @ CH
Movie Matinee, 2 pm @ CH
Movie, 8 pm @ CH
19 July Sun Small Boat Building Talk with Nathan Rome, 7:30 pm @ CH
20 July Mon Exhibit by Shannon Campbell starts (running until July 31), 5 pm @ library
21 July Tue League of Towns Meeting, 10 am @ Community Center
Watercolor Class with Helen Bertles, 10:30 am @ CH
Movie, 8 pm @ CH
22 July Wed "Once Loved Arts" Auction: reception 3pm, live auction 5 pm @ CH
23 July Thu Drawing Class with Wini Smart, 10:30 am @ CH
Museum visit by Children's Literature Class from COA
25 July Sat Movie Matinee, 2 pm @ CH
Movie, 8 pm @ CH
26 July Sun Maine Coast Heritage Trust members "Great Cranberry Island Stroll", 1 pm @ CH
27 July Mon Basket Making with Christy Benson, 11 am through 2 pm @ CH
28 July Tue Night of Poetry & Music to benefit the Library, 7:30 pm @ Church
Movie, 8 pm @ CH
29 July Wed GCI Forestry Management Talk by District Forester Jim Ecker, 4 pm @ CH
31 July Fri Poetry Class with Sam King, 2 pm @ CH

AUGUST 2009 Events of import to Great Cranberry Island

Sophie & Matilda's Farm Stand, Thursday afternoons and Saturday mornings
Children's Story Hour: every Wed, 10:30 am @ Library
Tennis Lessons: every Mon Wed & Fri, 9 am (beginners), 10 am (advanced)

Church Services with Rev. Don Wells, Sundays, 10:30 am; Coffee hour to follow

1 Aug Sat Setup Photography Exhibit (closed to public), 10 am @ CH
Movie Matinee, 2 pm @ CH (possible cancellation due to exhibit)
Movie, 8 pm @ CH (possible cancellation due to exhibit)
2 Aug Sun "Cranberry Island Inspiration" Photography Exhibit: Louise Marr memorial 3 pm, reception 3:30 pm, book signing and talk by Isabelle Storey 4 pm @ CH
3 Aug Mon Photo Exhibit continues, 10 am @ CH
Art Exhibit by Jane Wilson opens (running through Aug 14), 5 pm @ Library
4 Aug Tue Photo Exhibit continues, 10 am @ CH
Movie, 8 pm @ CH
5 Aug Wed 109th Annual Ladies Aid Fair, 10:30 am - 2 pm @ Community Center & Church
Photo Exhibit continues, 10 am @ CH
HLH Open Studio, 4 pm @ Heliker-LaHotan Foundation
6 Aug Thu Photo Exhibit continues, 10 am @ CH
Night at the Islesford Neighborhood House Theater, gather 7:40 pm @ GCI dock (limited number of free ferry tickets available beforehand at CH) moved to Aug 8
7 Aug Fri Photo Exhibit continues (last day), 10 am @ CH
Poetry Class with Sam King, 2 pm @ CH
Birthday Reception for Charlene Allen, with her paintings on display, 7 pm @ CH
8 Aug Sat

Memorial for Stuart Silvers, time & place TBA
Takedown Photography Exhibit (closed to public), 10 am @ CH
Movie Matinee, 2 pm @ CH
Night at the Islesford Neighborhood House Theater, gather 7:40 pm @ GCI dock (20 free ferry tickets available at CH)
Movie, 8 pm @ CH

9 Aug Sun Ruth's Choice Movie, 7 pm @ CH (note special early time)
10 Aug Mon Digital Photography (taking photos) with Geoff Wadsworth, 12 noon @ CH
Digital Photography (developing photos) with Bruce Komusin, 2 pm @ CH
GCIHS Board Meeting, 4 pm @ CH
11 Aug Tue Library Board Meeting, 8:30 am @ Library
Movie, 8 pm @ CH
12 Aug Wed Children's Art Workshop with Charlotte Harlan, 1:30 pm @ CH
Memorial for Elizabeth (Betty) Hartley, 4 pm @ Church, reception @ family home to follow
Cranberry Isles Historical Photos with Janet & Wayne Patton of SWH Hist. Soc., 7 pm @ CH
13 Aug Thu Wimbleberry starts (running through Aug 16)
Children's Art Workshop with Charlotte Harlan
, 1:30 pm @ CH
Piano Concert by Masanobu Ikemiya, 7 pm @ Church
14 Aug Fri Children's Art Workshop with Charlotte Harlan, 1:30 pm @ CH
HLH Art Critic Jed Perl reads from his book, "Antoine's Alphabet", 5 pm @ CH
15 Aug Sat Movie Matinee, 2 pm @ CH
Firemen's Potluck Supper, 6 pm @ Community Center (pickup @ 5 pm)
Movie, 8 pm @ CH
17 Aug Mon Art Exhibit by Mary Wallace opens (running through Aug 28), 5 pm @ Library
18 Aug Tue Movie, 8 pm @ CH
19 Aug Wed Very Berry Festival, starting 10 am with tasty treats & live music @ CH - cancelled
20 Aug Thu Futures Group meeting, 4 pm @ Community Center
21 Aug Fri Poetry Class with Sam King, 10 am @ CH
Dr. Wilson Magic Show, 3:30 pm @ CH
22 Aug Sat Movie Matinee, 2 pm @ CH
Movie, 8 pm @ CH
23 Aug Sun Maine Coast Heritage Trust members "Great Cranberry Island Stroll", 1 pm @ CH
24 Aug Mon A Visit to Antarctica by Barbara Stainton, 7 pm @ CH
25 Aug Tue Library Annual Meeting, 7 pm @ Library
Movie, 8 pm @ CH
26 Aug Wed Bookie Cookie Day at the Library.  Return all outstanding library books and get a tasty treat as a reward!
27 Aug Thu GCIHS Annual Meeting with GCI Historical Slides, 7:30 pm @ CH
28 Aug Fri HLH Artists Janet Badger & Becky Buyers-Basso Talk, 3 pm @ Islesford Neighborhood House
29 Aug Sat Movie Matinee, 2 pm @ CH
Open Studio, Janet Badger & Becky Buyers-Basso3 pm @ Heliker LaHotan Foundation
Movie, 8 pm @ CH
30 Aug Sun Church Service with Rev. Susan Lindberg, 10:30 am @ Church

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